Facebook video of ‘new Chinese submarine’ gets experts’ tongues wagging

Published Feb 13 2022 at 9:00 AM GMT
  • A submarine shown in a video posted on social media could be a new, smaller Chinese class prioritising stealth and low cost, and used to counter drones, experts said.
  • Video footage posted on Facebook in a group called “Comments on the PLA” appeared to show an unknown type of Chinese submarine surfacing in a reservoir.
  • It appeared to be undergoing early-stage trials, because the footage, posted by a user called Liu Chengliang, showed two white stripes printed on the sail, as is commonly seen on….



  • Published Feb 13, 2022 9:00 AM GMT